The Essential Wisdom Library


St. Teresa of Avila, Thomas à Kempis, G. K. Chesterton, Three Initiates, Susan Gregg, Gerald Hausman, Jon M. Sweeney, Lao Tzu, Edward Viljoen, Joan Duncan Oliver

About this Series

The Essential Wisdom Library brings sacred works, both ancient and modern, to modern readers in clear, simple language.

Books in This Series


By Joan Duncan Oliver


The Bhagavad Gita

By Edward Viljoen

The Tao Te Ching of Lao Tzu

By Lao Tzu; Translated by Brian Browne Walker

St. Francis of Assisi

By Jon M. Sweeney; Foreword by Richard Rohr, OFM

The Toltec Way

By Susan Gregg; foreword by don Miguel Ruiz


The Kybalion

By Three Initiates



By G. K. Chesterton; Introduction by Jon M. Sweeney

Bios & Memoirs

The Imitation of Christ

By Thomas à Kempis; Introduction by Jon M. Sweeney

Interior Castle

By St. Teresa of Avila; Introduction by Jon M. Sweeney

About the Author

About the Author